JOIN OUR TEAM
We are always looking to add to our team!
Working at the Kearney Area Animal Shelter is a rewarding experience for both employees and pets. When you are a part of our team, you directly make a difference in the lives of lost and homeless pets in our area. There is no better feeling than caring for a pet and preparing them for adoption day, then seeing them go home to a loving family! Love our cause? Become a part of it!
Current Employment Opportunities
Animal Care Team Member: Part-Time
Date Posted: 2/25/2020
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Caring for all sizes of cats and dogs
Working with dogs and/or cats
Cleaning and maintaining shelter premises
Working with the public and volunteers
Must be able to follow instructions and communicate well with staff members
Bending, kneeling, physical lifting (must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds)
Attention to detail, strong work ethic and must have a passion for animals and animal welfare
Willingness and ability to learn dog behavior and training
Must be at least 18 years of age
Opportunity to work with both cats and dogs or specify working with one versus the other.
Some of your time will be spent working independently and self-management is critical.
Self-motivation and taking pride in the quality of your performance are at the core of your success.
Impeccable attendance, and ability to show up every day and on time is a must.
Weekend availability is required.
If you love animals, have a good attitude and a great work ethic, we want you to join our team!
Background check is part of application process. Please call KAAS at (308) 237-7387 and ask for the Executive Director if you have questions.
Please e-mail your completed application to or stop in to KAAS and drop it off.
If you would like to become a part of the KAAS family as a volunteer, apply here.